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A87 - War of 1812
A88 - World War I: Canada & The Great War
A90 - World War II: Total War
About War of 1812:
The War Of 1812 provides a backdrop for some of the most interesting people and events in the history of Canada. Causes of the war, major events and the impact of the war on the development of Canada are examined. As well, captivating personalities such as Tecumseh, Laura Secord and General Isaac Brock are studied. This unit is divided into three parts, combining optional lessons and a pictorial history suitable for colouring with the main, information-based body of the unit. At long last, here is a teacher-friendly unit written from the Canadian perspective and designed for Canadian students.
About World War I: Canada & The Great War:
Conflict is the central theme of this accurate account of the First World War. The unit emphasizes the integral role Canada played in the war, with topics ranging from life in the trenches, the Battle of the Somme, to the Battle of Vimy Ridge. The unit is divided into three parts combining optional lessons and a pictorial history suitable for colouring with the main, information-based body of the unit. Optional lessons include a review, exam, and a newspaper story on the Halifax Explosion. Finally, a unit that will allow students to understand the true story behind Canada's role in World War I.
About World War II: Total War:
This unit examines all aspects of World War II ó from its causes to its end. Canada's role is highlighted against the backdrop of a world at war. Topics include causes of the war and Hitlerís rise to power, Blitzkrieg, Pearl Harbor, Dieppe, and D-Day. The unit is divided into three parts, combining optional lessons and a pictorial history suitable for coloring with the main, information-based body of the unit. Optional lessons include current events, and a look at some of the famous battles. Finally, a unit about World War II, written from a Canadian perspective.
This History set provides a teacher and student section with a variety of reading passages, activities, crossword, word search and answer key to create a well-rounded lesson plan.
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